Do you wish your skin was more vibrant? Maybe you have some uneven tone or texture or perhaps you are concerned about fine lines and wrinkles. Maybe you are looking for a non-surgical way to boost the vibrance of your skin. If so, you are in luck. Microdermabrasion is a non-invasive, non-surgical option that can improve the overall look of your skin. Here at Allure Laser & Med Spa in Tinley Park, IL, we can help!
What Are the Benefits of Microdermabrasion Facial?
There are many benefits for your skin when it comes to a microdermabrasion treatment. It can improve the overall feel and look of your skin quickly and easily.
After this treatment, you will notice that the texture of your skin is much smoother than it was prior to having treatment. This is because all those dead skin cells are essentially polished away resulting in skin that is much smoother to the touch. Smoother skin makes makeup go on more evenly and also provides a refreshed appearance.
Minimized Fine Lines and Wrinkles
Fine lines and wrinkles can become a problem as we get older. Whether you have mild or severe fine lines and wrinkles, this type of treatment can help. It will fade the look of those lines and wrinkles, giving you smoother, younger-looking skin!
Diminished Appearance of Acne Scarring
A lot of people suffer from acne scarring but with this type of treatment, the look of that scarring can be drastically diminished. This is because the surface of the skin is polished, removing dead skin cells and refreshing the face. Those acne scars can be a thing of the past through this quick and easy treatment.
More Vibrant Skin
Maybe your skin is looking duller these days than it used to. Dull skin can happen for a variety of reasons including stress. This treatment will instantly make skin appear more glowing and vibrant.
More Even Skin Tone
Do you suffer from hyperpigmentation? Maybe you just have redness on certain areas of your face. If that’s the case, this treatment can help! It evens out skin tone, making your complexion brighter.
Large pores can happen for a variety of reasons but they can appear unsightly and even make skin appear older. This treatment is beneficial for shrinking the look of pores.
Reduced Sun Spots and Age Spots
Age spots and sun damage can make the skin appear older and dull. With this type of facial treatment, those age spots and signs of sun damage can be a thing of the past. This treatment is known to fade the appearance of those issues after only a single treatment.
More Youthful Skin
Youthful skin is vibrant skin and that’s what you are going to get with this type of treatment. It will diminish the appearance of signs of aging, even out your complexion, and give you that glowing look of youthful skin.
An Overall Rejuvenated Appearance
This type of treatment is going to quickly and effectively improve the overall appearance of your skin, making it appear much healthier and radiant. Your skin will look and feel great after this facial!
How It Works
The device used in this type of treatment uses fine crystals that will deeply exfoliate the skin. Even those deeper layers of the skin can be penetrated during this type of treatment to maximize the benefits. During the process, the device is used on the surface of the skin, polishing away dead skin cells and increasing cell turnover.
The crystals work to improve the overall appearance of the skin without surgery or injections. The device works to massage skin, increasing blood flow that in turn can boost the body’s natural collagen production. The treatment provides smoother, firmer skin that appears vibrant and younger!
What To Expect During Treatment
During your treatment, your skin would be cleansed before the device is used to ensure that there is no makeup, oil, or dirt leftover. Then, the device is applied directly to the surface of the skin. Those who have had this type of treatment in the past have compared the sensation to that of a facial massage. The device is applied for a period of time and the dead skin cells are safely sanctioned off of the surface.
After the area has been properly treated, sunscreen and moisturizers are applied to the skin. And, that’s it. After that, you are free to go on about your day as you normally would! There is absolutely no downtime or pain associated with this type of treatment! It’s quick, simple, and highly effective!
Commonly Asked Questions
1. Does It Hurt?
No. Unlike other types of treatments that can give you similar results, there is no pain associated with this one. Those who have had this type of facial in the past have compared it to a facial massage and even find it quite relaxing. If you are concerned about pain, don’t be. This facial treatment does not hurt.
2. How Do I Know if It’s Right for Me?
If you are looking for a quick and effective way to improve the overall look and feel of your skin but aren’t interested in an invasive, surgical treatment, microdermabrasion is likely a great option for you. It works on all skin types. During your initial consultation, we would discuss the options with you and your goals to determine whether or not this type of treatment is something you can benefit from.
3. Is This Only for Women?
No. This treatment is for anybody looking to rejuvenate their skin or deal with fine lines, wrinkles, sun damage, age spots, acne scarring, or other skin concerns. Both men and women have and can enjoy the benefits of this type of treatment.
4. How Do I Prepare for Treatment?
Usually, there is nothing you have to do on your end to prepare for this type of treatment. You would simply need to come into the office and our professionals would handle the rest. If there would be anything you would need to do to prepare, our experts would let you know prior to coming in for treatment but there usually is not anything you need to worry about.
5. How Do I Care for My Skin After Treatment?
After treatment, you can usually go back to your normal skincare routine. If there would be any special circumstances when it comes to you and your skin following your treatment, our experts would be sure to let you know. They will be there with you every step of the way to ensure that you get the most out of this type of treatment and are comfortable the entire time.
6. When Will I See My Results?
The results of this type of treatment are pretty immediate but you still may notice improvements in the skin in the days following your treatment. You see results quickly because all of those dead skin cells are polished away to reveal the vibrant skin beneath. That is just another reason why this type of treatment is such a popular option.
7. How Long Do Microdermabrasion Results Last?
Our experts will work with you to ensure that your results last as long as possible and proper skincare is part of that. The amount of time that the results are going to last will vary from person to person but on average, you can expect the results of your treatment to last a couple of months. Having periodic maintenance treatments will also make your results last longer.
8. How Long Does Microdermabrasion Treatment Take?
When compared to other types of treatments that can give you similar results, this one is very quick. One session only takes about a half-hour and then you are free to go on about your day as you normally would. Some people have even had this type of facial during their lunch break!
9. How Often Can I Have Microdermabrasion Treatment?
You can have this type of treatment every couple of weeks or so. If you have more serious acne scarring or other skin concern, our experts will come up with a treatment plan to maximize your results and keep them maintained over time. This type of treatment is safe enough to have every 10 days. It is also recommended to come in for maintenance treatments to maintain your results.
10. Is There Any Downtime?
No, unlike other types of treatments that are going to give you similar results, there is no downtime with this one. As soon as you are finished with your treatment you can go on about your daily routine as you normally would without worries.
11. Will It Dry Out My Skin?
No, this type of treatment is not going to dry out your skin. Moisturizers are applied after this treatment to ensure that the moisture in your skin is renewed and locked in. You don’t have to worry about your skin drying out when it comes to this type of treatment.
12. Is Microdermabrasion safe?
Yes, this type of treatment is completely safe. The device that is used is completely safe for all types of skin. Unlike other types of treatments that can give you the same results, there are no risks associated with this one.
13. How Many Treatments Will I Need?
This is going to vary from person to person depending on your skin concerns. On average, 8-10 treatments would be enough to give you maximum results. However, if you do suffer from more severe acne scarring or other types of skin issues, more sessions may be required before you would see the full spectrum of results.
14. Does It Work on All Skin Types?
Yes, this type of treatment does work on all types of skin. Whether you have oily skin, dry skin, acne-prone skin, combination skin, this type of treatment is something that will benefit you. It also works for all skin tones! That is another reason why this type of treatment is so popular. It works for virtually everybody.
Get Beautiful, Renewed Skin Quickly and Easily Today
Whether you have skin concerns like fine lines, wrinkles, age spots, sun damage, dull skin, acne scarring, or uneven skin tone, microdermabrasion is definitely a treatment you can benefit from. Even if you are looking to simply renew the appearance of your skin, this treatment can do that quickly and easily. If you want beautiful, renewed skin, come see us today at Allure Laser & Med Spa in Tinley Park, IL!